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    Placido Domingo Competition

    World famous tenor Plácido Domingo will make his long awaited return to Ireland on the 31st May 2015 to perform in Dublin’s 3Arena for a very special concert. Liz has a pair of tickets to give away to the concert every day this week and on Friday, she will pick out an overall winner to receive VIP Tickets, an overnight and dinner for two in the Marker Hotel on May 31st. 

    On the night, Placido will be accompanied by conductor Eugene Kohn and world renowned sopranos Angel Blue & Michaela Oeste, performing with the RTE Concert Orchestra. Don’t miss this unique, once in a lifetime opportunity to see a living legend live on stage.

    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive Monday 26 August 2013

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    Liz Nolan's Classic Drive

    The perfect musical soundtrack to your journey home accompanied by news and traffic updates. At 6.40pm, Culture File, Luke Clancy's daily guide to creativity in the world around us
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    Eurovision for the Birds

    Birds have been singing. People have been listening. For thousands of years. Now we want you to record your favourite birdsong in Ireland and email  Classic Drive your MP3 (max 10MB) before Wednesday 6th May. 

    We'll then pick the best recordings and send them to the Eurovision Birdsong Contest. The basic condition for all entries is that they must be your self-made recording, your self-selected find, your self-defined confrontation with the phenomenon of bird calls and birdsong. On 23 May, the day of the Eurovision Song Contest, Radio Oe1 in Austria will present recordings of birds made by radio listeners all over Europe.

    The best contribution will win  a high-quality pair of binoculars worth €1000 provided by Swarovski Optik, So get listening and recording and send us your birdsong. Listen to our sample from West Cork, recorded last year.

     

    Music Played on the Show

    • 16:00
      Title: Divertimento For Wind Orchestra Op.7 - Ii. March
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Performer(s): Schoenberg, Arnold
      Duration: 3:16
    • 16:04
      Title: Springtanz/ Thugamar Fein An Samhradh Linn
      Performer(s): Praetorius / Trad
      Performer(s): Praetorius / Trad
      Duration: 4:41
    • 16:08
      Title: La, La, La... Chacun Le Sait, Chacun Le Dit
      Composer: Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Donizetti, Gaetano
      Performer(s): Joan Sutherland, Orchestra And Chorus Of The Royal Opera House, Covent Garden
      Album: Donizetti: La Fille Du Regiment (recordno: 4145202), Decca, 4145202
      Duration: 4:07
    • 16:14
      Title: Adagio Cantabile (Pathetique)
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Performer(s): Beethoven, Ludwig Van
      Duration: 5:17
    • 16:19
      Title: Sonata In G Major - Iii. Allegro
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Performer(s): Corelli, Arcangelo
      Duration: 1:21
    • 16:21
      Title: Nachtshatten - Polka-Mazur
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Performer(s): Strauss, Johann
      Duration: 4:04
    • 16:26
      Title: The Harry Lime Theme (From The Third Man )
      Performer(s): Karas, Anton
      Performer(s): Karas, Anton
      Duration: 3:24
    • 16:34
      Title: The Golden Section (1st Movement) The Bullfight (Francisco De Go
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Performer(s): Parker, Jim
      Duration: 3:30
    • 16:37
      Title: Violin Concerto In A Minor Op. 82 - Movement Iii - Allegro
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Performer(s): Glazunov, Alexander
      Duration: 5:34
    • 16:43
      Title: Montagues And Capulets
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Performer(s): Prokofiev, Sergei
      Duration: 5:07
    • 16:46
      Title: Chanson De Matin Op15/2
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Performer(s): Elgar, Edward
      Duration: 3:54
    • 16:50
      Title: Gualtier Malde!...Caro Nome
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Performer(s): Verdi, Giuseppe
      Duration: 6:42
    • 16:57
      Title: Track 07
      Performer(s): Jiminez
      Performer(s): Jiminez
      Duration: 3:45
    • 17:02
      Title: Karelia Suite - Intermezzo
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Performer(s): Sibelius, Jean
      Duration: 4:22
    • 17:06
      Title: String Quartet No.1 In E Minor (4th Movement) Allegro Vivo
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Performer(s): Smetana, Bedrich
      Duration: 6:24
    • 17:13
      Title: Seena
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Performer(s): Bernstein, Leonard
      Duration: 3:03
    • 17:16
      Title: Serenata
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Performer(s): Respighi, Ottorino
      Duration: 3:25
    • 17:20
      Title: Brandenburg Concerto No.4 (1st Movement) Allegro
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Performer(s): Bach, J S
      Duration: 6:35
    • 17:27
      Title: The Secrets Of The Old
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Performer(s): Barber, Samuel
      Duration: 1:37
    • 17:32
      Title: Concerto For Mandoline, Strings And Harpischord (3rd Movement)
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Performer(s): Vivaldi, Antonio
      Duration: 2:11
    • 17:36
      Title: Madamina, Il Catalogo E Questo
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Performer(s): Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus
      Duration: 6:03
    • 17:41
      Title: Sextet For Piano, Flute, Oboe, Clarinet Bassoon And Horn - Movem
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Performer(s): Poulenc, Francis
      Duration: 4:48
    • 17:46
      Title: Misionera
      Performer(s): Bustamante, Fernando
      Performer(s): Bustamante, Fernando
      Duration: 3:21
    • 18:02
      Title: Fantasia On Greensleeves
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Performer(s): Vaughan Williams, Ralph
      Duration: 4:52
    • 18:07
      Title: Track 05
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Performer(s): Britten, Benjamin
      Duration: 3:45
    • 18:10
      Title: Nagoya Marimbas
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Performer(s): Reich, Steve
      Duration: 4:47
    • 18:16
      Title: Toward A New Life
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Performer(s): Suk, Josef
      Duration: 6:08
    • 18:22
      Title: When The Foeman Bares His Steel
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Performer(s): Gilbert And Sullivan
      Duration: 4:41
    • 18:27
      Title: I Got Rhythm
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Performer(s): Gershwin, George
      Duration: 4:33
    • 18:32
      Title: Pastime With Good Company
      Performer(s): Henry Viii
      Performer(s): Henry Viii
      Duration: 5:39
    • 18:46
      Title: Christe, Qui Lux Es Et Dies
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Performer(s): Byrd, William
      Duration: 4:03
    • 18:50
      Title: Can She Excuse
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Performer(s): Dowland, John
      Duration: 1:53
    • 18:52
      Title: Prospero's Books - Prospero's Magic
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Performer(s): Nyman, Michael
      Duration: 6:25
    • 18:58
      Title: The Stars Of The Night
      Performer(s): Trad/Komitas
      Performer(s): Trad/Komitas
      Duration: 1:02

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